Ceasefire brings only temporary relief to humanitarians in Gaza

The 72-hour humanitarian ceasefire has given aid agencies time to attend to people's needs in Gaza, but aid workers admit to Devex they fear the truce may be short-lived and they continue to suffer a blockade that's also having an impact on their operations.

About the author

  • Jenny Lei Ravelo

    Jenny Lei Ravelo is a Devex Senior Reporter based in Manila. She covers global health, with a particular focus on the World Health Organization, and other development and humanitarian aid trends in Asia Pacific. Prior to Devex, she wrote for ABS-CBN, one of the largest broadcasting networks in the Philippines, and was a copy editor for various international scientific journals. She received her journalism degree from the University of Santo Tomas.